Enhancing FL Learners' Perception of Non-native English Pronunciation with a Telecollaborative Project Work

Palabras clave: Percepción del acento, Telecolaboración, Trabajo por Proyectos, Inglés no nativo, Inglés global

Resumen

Este trabajo tiene como objetivo analizar la opinión de los estudiantes hacia el inglés nativo y no nativo y su percepción de la pronunciación del inglés de hablantes no nativos. Para ello, en el marco de  un proyecto telecolaborativo con estudiantes de la Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV), España, y del Instituto Politécnico de Kiev "Igor Sikorsky", Ucrania, los estudiantes se dividieron en un grupo experimental y otro de control. Ambos grupos completaron dos encuestas antes y después del proyecto de telecolaboración, y se midió su progreso. En la primera encuesta se preguntaba a los estudiantes sobre su percepción de otros acentos ingleses no nativos (adaptado de He & Li, 2009). En la segunda encuesta, los estudiantes evaluaron el acento de otros estudiantes internacionales no nativos de inglés (basado en Bayard, Weatherall, Gallois & Pittam, 2001; y Zahn & Hopper, 1985). Los resultados mostraron que los estudiantes que habían estado en contacto con otros hablantes no nativos cambiaron positivamente su percepción de esa variedad de inglés. En conclusión, la telecolaboración parece ser una herramienta valiosa para desarrollar la competencia cultural y evitar los prejuicios contra los hablantes no nativos.

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2022-06-23
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Casañ Pitarch, R., & Candel Mora, M. (2022). Enhancing FL Learners’ Perception of Non-native English Pronunciation with a Telecollaborative Project Work. Revista De Lenguas Para Fines Específicos, 28(1), 42-60. Recuperado a partir de https://ojsspdc.ulpgc.es/ojs/index.php/LFE/article/view/1479
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